You and your dog will need to step through the three components of our program:
This is a requirement for admittance into our class. We are always looking for dogs with two characteristics for our class:
To schedule a temperament and skills evaluation, Contact Us or call the CHAMP Office, 314-653-9466.
Please note: We do not accept dogs who are/have:
Our basic class prepares you and your dog for social visits to health care venues, to reading programs at schools, libraries, to colleges during exam week, and visits to other public settings, including education presentations to schools and community groups. It's a 12-week course and you and your dog will graduate as a certified therapy team.
After graduating from the therapy dog class, we work to match your interests and your dog's skills with our facility openings.